5 days in Vermont Itinerary

5 days in Vermont Itinerary

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5 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Manchester
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Quechee
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Boston

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. On the 15th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, look for gifts at Northshire Bookstore, and then stop by Vermont Country Store.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Manchester trip itinerary builder .

Boston to Manchester is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Boston in October since evenings lows in Manchester dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Quechee.

Things to do in Manchester

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vermont Country Store
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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Vermont Country Store ©
Vermont Country Store
Northshire Bookstore ©
Northshire Bookstore

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nights
Quechee

Quechee ©
Quechee is a census-designated place and one of five unincorporated villages in the town of Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): engage your brain at Montshire Museum of Science, look for all kinds of wild species at VINS Nature Center, and then explore the stunning scenery at Quechee Gorge. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park and then identify plant and animal life at Eshqua Bog Natural Area.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Quechee trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Manchester to Quechee in 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Quechee can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Burlington.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Montshire Museum of Science, Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park, Eshqua Bog Natural Area
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Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science

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nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Magic Hat Brewing Company, and then hike along Stowe Recreation Path. On your second day here, browse the eclectic array of goods at Church Street Marketplace, trek along Burlington Bike Path, and then kick back and relax at North Beach Park.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip tool .

Traveling by car from Quechee to Burlington takes 1.5 hours. In October in Burlington, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Stowe Recreation Path, Magic Hat Brewing Company, Shelburne Museum
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Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path

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